Census Facts

Population

  • Traill County 8,121 (2010)
  • North Dakota 672,591 (2010)
  • 3.9% Traill County Unemployment (Dec 2011) (not seasonally adjusted)
  • 3.2% North Dakota Unemployment (Dec 2011)
  • Nearby Fargo, ND has unemployment of 3.1%, and Grand Forks at 3.3% unemployment (Dec 2011).

Workforce

  • Traill County labor force 3,913 (2011)
  • 88% are high school graduates (2010)
  • 26.3% have bachelor’s degree or higher (2010)
  • Extremely low absenteeism and turnover rates
  • Median household income $44,290 (2010)
  • Mean travel time to work (minutes) 18 (2010)
  • North Dakota ranks #3 in happiness in Gallup’s well-being index

Infrastructure

  • Interstate 29
  • U.S. Highway 81
  • North Dakota State Highways 200 and 18
  • Airports in Hillsboro and Mayville
  • International airports in Fargo and Grand Forks
  • BNSF Rail System
  • Ground transportation companies
  • One hour and 20 minutes to the fourth-busiest commercial port of entry into Canada
  • DSL, T1, T3, satellite, cable, and wireless services

Education

  • 704 students in Traill County Public School Systems
  • 982 students – Mayville State University